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Willmar School Board adopts $41M budget


WILLMAR -- The Willmar School Board has adopted a budget for the 2011-12 school year, but it's likely to be revised a couple times.

Even without a state budget in place, Minnesota's public schools are required to adopt their budgets before the next fiscal year begins on July 1.

"Our budget is based on quite a few assumptions," said Business and Finance Director Pam Harrington at Monday's board meeting.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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